The Allen Flame

Nikayla Kussatz
On the Allen Flame staff for the second year is sophomore, Nikayla Kussatz from Gardner, Kan. Kussatz attended Gardner-Edgerton High School where she was active in her school's yearbook class while also playing softball and volleyball. While in high school she was able to get some experience in the newspaper due to her helping out with her school paper when she was needed. Being a part of Allen’s online student paper, Kussatz is hoping to not just learn more about the newspaper, but also heightening her writing skills.

While attending Allen, she plans on majoring in pre-nursing and is also on an academic scholarship. She became interested in nursing after she worked at a rehabilitation hospital over the summer of 2018. She has her CNA and wants to continue helping people in the future.

Of all her classes so far this semester, Kussatz says she really enjoys anatomy and physiology because she likes learning about the human body. Her main goal for this year is to not flunk any classes and to get into nursing school. After finishing at Allen, she plans on transferring to Pittsburg State, Emporia, or to Washburn University to major in nursing.

A few fun facts about Kussatz are: she is the oldest sibling; in her free time she likes to take long naps or go work out; and she can catch grapes in her mouth. Those wanting to know more about her can follow her on Twitter and Instagram @nnnikayla.

Nikayla Kussatz, Photo Editor

May 09, 2019
Meet the Board of Trustees (Media)
May 09, 2019
Iola, Thanks for the Memories (Story)
May 07, 2019
Allen “Sends Off” Sophomore Class in Style (Media)
May 06, 2019
Movin’ On Up (Media)
Apr 25, 2019
Advising Director Enjoys Serving Students (Story/Media)
Apr 21, 2019
Student Life Events On Tap as Graduation Approaches (Story/Media)
Apr 13, 2019
Photo Gallery: Community Colleges Celebrate Music from the Movies (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
Clubs Provide Myriad Opportunities to Participate (Story/Media)
Mar 20, 2019
Consequences Of Drug And Alcohol Abuse On Campus (Story/Media)
Mar 04, 2019
Living in Herynk is an Upgrade (Mostly) (Story/Media)
Feb 27, 2019
Time Management a Priority for Student Athletes (Media)
Jan 28, 2019
Fashion Show to Take Place in Student Center (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Board Member Honored at Ribbon Cutting (Story/Media)
Jan 22, 2019
Student Center Dedication Is Wednesday (Media)
Jan 18, 2019
Head Coaches and Parents: The Shaws Do It All (Story/Media)
Nov 16, 2018
Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Takes On Nationals (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
How To: Get A Free Slice Of Pizza At Sam And Louie’s (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Men’s Basketball Underway (Media)
Nov 05, 2018
New Year, New Coach For Women’s Basketball (Story/Media)
Oct 29, 2018
Womens, Mens Soccer Seasons Come To An End (Story/Media)
Oct 26, 2018
Photo Gallery: Pink Out Volleyball Game Big Success (Story/Media)
Oct 19, 2018
Chew on This: Bijou Confectionary Opens in Humboldt (Media)
Oct 16, 2018
Volunteer Opportunity: Community Clean-Up Day in La Harpe (Story/Media)
Oct 16, 2018
Photo Gallery: Student Leaders Represent Allen at Farm City Days (Story/Media)
Sep 24, 2018
New Year For Lady Devils Volleyball (Story/Media)
Sep 20, 2018
Photo Gallery: It’s Hip-Hop Night At Our House (Story/Media)
Sep 17, 2018
Photo Gallery: First PTK Meeting Success (Story/Media)
Sep 13, 2018
Photo Galley: Students “White-Out” Home Volleyball Game (Story/Media)
Sep 04, 2018
Summer is Fun(er) in the Fall! (Story/Media)
May 08, 2018
A Week in the Life: Lindsey Temaat (Story/Media)
May 03, 2018
Please Don’t Pull Me Over Again: A Girl Surviving the Speed Limits (Story/Media)
Apr 16, 2018
Terri Piazza, More than a Teacher (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Track National Competitors Break School Records (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Spring Sports Start-up (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Men’s BB Ends Regular Season on Winning Note (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
New Look; New Flame (Media)
Feb 09, 2018
Second Semester Mindset (Story/Media)
Jan 25, 2018
ACARF Is Savior For Animals (Story/Media)
Nov 16, 2017
Students Enjoy ‘Hallowthanksmas’ (Story/Media)
Oct 31, 2017
Social Media Keeps Allen Current (Story/Media)
Oct 17, 2017
Hopeful for Hoops (Story/Media)
Oct 10, 2017
Salad In the Caf, or Ramen In the Dorm? (Story/Media)
Sep 15, 2017
Allen, Iola Are Easy Places To Stay Active (Story/Media)
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